A natural tooth consists of a root and a crown. If you compare natural teeth to implant-supported replacement teeth, you’ll see they have the same basic parts.
Third molars are commonly referred to as wisdom teeth.
The inside of the mouth is normally lined with a special type of skin (mucosa) that is smooth and coral pink in color.
At Arctic Oral Surgery, we value our relationships with referring dental practices and are proud to partner with you in providing excellent oral healthcare to our community.
Our Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery practice team strives to address and prioritize your oral surgery needs in a professional, caring and stress-free environment.
Welcome to Arctic Oral Surgery. Oral Surgeon Leonardo Rios-Andersen, DMD specializes in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery including Dental Implants, Bone Grafting, Wisdom Teeth Removal, Pre-Prosthetic Surgery, Tooth Extractions, and Oral Biopsies (Oral Pathology). Dr. Rios-Andersen can also diagnose and treat Facial Pain, Facial Injuries, Jaw Surgery using advanced technology such as iCat FLX 3D System for panoramic and Cone Beam CT images.
Leonardo Rios-Andersen, DMD is an experienced Oral Surgeon. His office offers several Anesthesia Options such as IV sedation or Nitrous Oxide. Dr. Rios-Andersen‘s compassionate staff is trained in assisting with I.V. sedation within our state-of-the-art office setting.
Dental implants replace lost teeth, and look, feel, and function like natural teeth. By acquiring a dental implant, you will be able to eat nearly anything and smile with confidence, knowing your facial contours are preserved with natural looking teeth. Our dental implants will change the way you live, by restoring your confidence and comfort, allowing you to enjoy your best life. Call our office Arctic Oral Surgery Phone Number 907-726-5600 to set up an appointment with Dr. Rios-Andersen for a consultation to see if dental implants are right for you.
Tooth extractions can be necessary to improve the overall health of your mouth. There are any number of reasons to extract teeth, including tooth decay, impacted teeth, or advanced periodontal disease. If you have teenagers, this is the time to have their wisdom teeth evaluated because the roots are still developing. Extraction of wisdom teeth is essential for avoiding possible complications in the future. No matter your situation, Dr. Rios-Andersen will help you decide the best course of action for your oral health. Call us to make an appointment with Arctic Oral Surgery at Arctic Oral Surgery Phone Number 907-726-5600.
Oral biopsies are used to diagnose mouth lesions for different types of diseases (such as gum cancer) that cannot be diagnosed with your medical history and clinical findings alone. Do not procrastinate and put your health on the line by ignoring suspicious lumps or sores. Dr. Rios-Andersen works directly with referring doctors to ensure comprehensive treatment planning, so get your referral today, and call us to make an appointment! Arctic Oral Surgery Phone Number 907-726-5600
To provide you with a better understanding of dental implants, we have provided the following multimedia presentation. Many common questions pertaining to dental implants are discussed.
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